Here at Embrey Mill we offer a variety of opportunities to keep fit without leaving the community.
Our pool is equipped with five lap lanes separate from the kid’s splash zone area. The Fitness Center at the Embrey House is armed with plenty of cardio and weight training equipment. If you want to enjoy the great outdoors take a walk/run on our Rocky Run Trail.
Located in the heart of Stafford; off Route 1 and Coal Landing Road, Government Island offers a bit of history combined with scenic trails. As a designated site on the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail this site offers easy walking trails for all ages, including dogs.
Embrey Mill features 7 builders with 10 models serving as the top destination in Stafford to tour decorated homes. A big question that gets asked by shoppers is what is the difference when it comes to buying new versus a resale, so here are some tips that can help you distinguish between the two.
As you plan your new home, one of the most important decisions is selecting the floor plan. The arrangement of rooms, the flow from one room to another and the use of space help determine the feel of your new home.
Embrey Mill Road Rally Sponsored by HobbyTown USA!
8/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Join us on Saturday, August 27th for the first ever Embrey Mill Road Rally! We're excited to bring remote control cars, sponsored by HobbyTown USA, to Racetrack Park for kids and adults to race for prizes!
Feeling like you need to escape from the daily grind? Painting is a naturally therapeutic activity that reduces stress and restores mental energy. The wine doesn't hurt either! Wine and Design lets the inner artist in you come out naturally.
Namaste! Join us for Sunset Yoga with instructors from Latitude Yoga Co. on August 7th, 14th, 21th and 28th! Head over to the lawn next to Embrey House for yoga every Sunday at 7pm. Then on Thursdays join us for Family Yoga at the Tot Lot on August 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th.
Who needs California wine country when you’ve got top-notch wineries in your backyard? Virginia stands as the 5th largest wine-producing region in the US, and Embrey Mill is located within easy driving distance of many of those vineyards. Embrace your inner sommelier with these weekend winery adventures.
Get your splash on come summertime at Lake Anna, a local favorite of Embrey Mill residents. Only about an hour’s drive from door to shore, Lake Anna offers easy boat launch access and plenty of activities in, out, and around the water.
At the end of a long week, nothing is better than meandering through the Blue Ridge Mountains or Shenandoah Valley on your bike. Check out some incredible motorcycle trips you can take from your home at Embrey Mill.
A favorite of kids and adults alike, yard parties are a great way to get to know your neighbors and make the most of the region’s four distinct seasons. With spacious backyards and plenty of green spaces, Embrey Mill is uniquely situated for outdoor entertaining. Make yours the best on the block with these helpful tips.
Half an hour away from Embrey Mill you’ll find small-town charm and big-city spirit in Fredericksburg, VA. Whether you’re a foodie, budding historian, or shopping enthusiast, there’s something to love in this classic town. Here’s a quick run-down of top picks.
You know what they say…”one man’s treasure is another one’s, well, old tennis racket.” And when better to avail oneself of their less-than-loved treasures than a big move. Here's where to set up shop...
Buying a home is exciting; however, going through it for the first time can be a daunting task if you aren’t prepared. Here are a few pieces of advice I have gathered from new homebuyers that will help you during the process
Working from home offers an exciting opportunity to be your own boss in the comfort of your new nest. If you dream of a toll-free commute that only requires a trip down the hall (pajamas optional), then here are a few pointers to get you set up.
Your pet is as much a part of your family as the human members, so make sure they have a space all their own. Whether it’s a dog bath in the mud room, a special shelf for toys and treats, or an entertainment center all their own, a pet suite can go a long way towards making your furry friends feel comfortable in a new home.
As time passes trends change and new lifestyle styles come into vogue – it’s easy to become overwhelmed with how quickly the world moves around us. One thing might be all the rage this year, and next year it could be dated; there’s no way to really tell. But you can design and curate your home into an oasis that’s both modern and timeless.
Nothing is better than meandering through the Blue Ridge Mountains or Shenandoah Valley for a day trip. Thanks to being located conveniently close to 95. Embrey Mill is a great place to start your day adventures. While some of these are about an hour or two away, there are a couple that are a little further – but getting there is half the fun. With hundreds of miles of popular drives in Virginia, you’re sure to find one you love.
Embrey Mill is full of beautiful, modern homes with the latest amenities, but why stop there? With today’s latest smart-home tech, you can create a home that’s safer, more convenient, and more energy efficient. Here are some of our favorite products to get you started.
Set on 285 acres of refreshing open space in the rolling hills of historic North Stafford, Virginia—Embrey Mill has continued to prove its title as the #1 Family Community in Stafford County. The community here at Embrey Mill is truly remarkable, with a rich historical heritage and sense of place.
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Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the pool season and here at Embrey Mill and we are diving in with both feet. Our families will be gathering for our annual cook-out and pool party. The fun is enjoyed by everyone!
So you took the kids on a nature hike, hit all 6 parks, had a lunch outing at the Before ‘n’ After Café, but what else can you do on a nice weekend with the family? Now that spring is here at Embrey Mill you’re going to want to get out of the house and enjoy the rich history and beautiful sites in Northern Virginia.
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According to the Washingtonian, Stafford County is expected to see a 141.4% rise in population, with neighboring Spotsylvania County expected to rise 137.2%, and Frederick County (VA) expected to rise 77.8% by the year 2040. Those living at Embrey Mill know that Stafford Virginia is simply a wonderful place to live!
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Spring means warmer weather, flowers, outside activities, and fresh produce! The Stafford County Farmers Market is bursting with fresh produce and products that are grown or made within a 125 mile radius of the market.
Our children live in a hurry-up world of busy parents, school pressures, video games and competitive sports. We usually don't think of these influences as stressful for our kids, but often they are. Yoga can help counter these pressures.
Join us at Embrey Mill for our Sweet 16 Celebration! At our biggest event of the year, you can learn how to save $1,600 off the purchase of a new home, tour 7 Decorated Model homes, and experience all of the amazing amenities like the NEW Dogwood Dog Park and Rocky Run Trail! Come and celebrate a simpler, better way to live.
5 Upcoming Events You Won't Want to Miss in the Stafford Area
12/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
It's no secret that there is always something to do here at Embrey Mill! Nonetheless, there sure is a lot going on outside of our beautiful community in the greater Stafford area as well! Don’t believe us? Be sure to check out a few of these upcoming events:
Why This Winter is the Perfect Time to Buy a New Home at Embrey Mill
12/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Typically, winter is one of the slowest seasons for new home sales, mostly because homebuyers are wary of traveling in the colder weather. According to realtor.com’s article Reasons to Buy a Home This Winter, it is better to consider buying a home in the winter to beat the home buying crowds that will be largest during the spring season. This, combined with the current state of the real estate market, makes now the perfect time to buy your dream home at Embrey Mill in Stafford, VA!
With the holiday season right at your doorstep, you may have already started to put up decorations or pick out the perfect Christmas tree. If you are still working on decorating your new Embrey Mill home and want to try something new, we have rounded up 2015’s hottest holiday home trends!
Join us for our upcoming summer program event series #SummerofEmbrey. We’ve planned a calendar full of activities including concerts, movies, fitness classes and kid-friendly events from June through August.
Big news! Niche.com just released its top school rankings!
12/18/2014 12:00:00 AM
Big news! Niche.com just released its top school rankings and we’re proud that Colonial Forge High School, where Embrey Mill high school students currently attend, was ranked #28 in Virginia, #35 in the DC Metro area, and #836 in the country (out of 14,431 schools). Go Eagles!
Congratulations to three of our builders who won at last night’s Great American Living Awards (GALA)!
10/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Congratulations to three of our builders who won at last night's Great American Living Awards (GALA)! We now count two Wins and one Award of Merit among our ranks – not bad for Embrey Mill's first year participating.
Stafford Looks To Embrey Mill To Continue County's Record Growth
9/23/2013 12:00:00 AM
Upon opening on September 28th, Embrey Mill, an 831-acre master-planned community in North Stafford, Virginia, is expected to become a major driver of Stafford County's record economic growth. The highly anticipated community brings jobs and new homes to a region experiencing a surge in population and commerce.
Embrey Mill, an 831-acre master-planned community in North Stafford, Virginia has chosen September 28th as its much-anticipated opening date. Eager homebuyers will finally be able to tour nine model homes, and to see in-person how the community is taking shape.
Embrey Mill, an 831-acre New Home Community Announced in North Stafford
3/8/2013 12:00:00 AM
Newland Communities and their joint venture partner NORTH AMERICA SEKISUI HOUSE (NASH) are pleased to announce their newest master-planned community, "Embrey Mill." Currently under construction, Embrey Mill is a premier 831-acre community development located in North Stafford, Virginia. When complete, Embrey Mill is planned to include 1,827 new homes, 285-acres of open space, public parks, civic and recreation centers, and 10 miles of trails.